October 21, 2019

Local lawmakers in the Twin Cities are taking it upon themselves to ban "conversion therapy."

October 21, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis and St. Paul officials announced new proposed city ordinances that would ban conversion therapy for minors in the Twin Cities Friday.

October 21, 2019

Minneapolis and St. Paul are proposing new city ordinances that would ban gay conversion therapy, the controversial treatment designed to change people’s sexual orientation or sexual identity.

October 21, 2019

In 2018, GLSEN’s national school climate study indicated that 59.5% of LGBTQ students “felt unsafe at school because of their sexual orientation and 44.6% felt unsafe because of their gender expression.”

October 21, 2019

The authors say Telescope Media’s fight to use personal beliefs to discriminate against same-sex couples is a case that has far-reaching, unintended consequences for everyone.

October 15, 2019

2018-2019 Minnesota Teacher of the Year and LGBTQ Advocate Kelly Holstine shares her experience with claiming her voice as an educator and human who stands for (and supports people in) equity work.

October 10, 2019

After failing to materialize at the Legislature last session, city officials are aiming to pass a ban on the controversial practice of conversion therapy at the local level.

October 7, 2019

Last week, Zinnia Jones, a trans activist/science writer in Orlando, tweeted an excerpt of a brochure she says came from our very own Minnesota Family Council.

October 3, 2019

ST PAUL, MN -- Today, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison and Commissioner of Human Rights Rebecca Lucero declared their intent to defend the Minnesota Human Rights Act (MHRA) against Alliance Defending Freedom’s lawsuit to allow businesses to violate the law. This lawsuit is part of Alliance Defending Freedom’s national strategy of targeting and suing states with comprehensive human rights laws, in hopes of weakening anti-discrimination laws.

October 1, 2019

Most incidents of domestic and sexual violence in the LGBTQ+ community goes unreported. This is a fact widely known within the community, where LGBTQ+ folks are just as, if not more likely, to experience domestic abuse and sexual violence than their heterosexual counterparts.